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Viburnum x carlcephalum

More About Viburnum x carlcephalum

  • Pink to reddish buds open to globose clusters of white flowers
  • Spicy, sweet fragrance fills the air when in bloom
  • Red berries turn black and are attractive to birds
  • Velvety, dark green leaves may turn burgundy in the fall
  • Rounded with upright, spreading branches
  • Bloom Time: Spring

Zone:

5

Height:

175-200 cm

Spread:

200-250 cm

Colour:

White
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Fragrant Snowball Growing and Maintenance Tips

Viburnum is best grown in a medium, well-drained soil, in full sun or partial shade. Prune soon after flowering so the next season's  flower buds can form in the summer.


Viburnum x carlcephalum Characteristics

Full Sun
Full Sun
Attracts Birds
Attracts Birds
Fragrant
Fragrant
Low Maintenance
Low Maintenance

Soil Moisture

Average to Dry Soils
Well-drained
Moist to Average

Growth Rate

Medium

Attributes

Berries
Deciduous
Fall Color

Flowering Time

Spring

Habit

Upright
Oval
Clumping

Foliage Color

Green

Landscape uses

Screening (privacy)
Specimen

 Suitable Substitutions for Viburnum x carlcephalum